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  • Children's art class offered at Faith UMC

    Faith United Methodist Church will hold a free art class for children in preschool through fifth grade from 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 13, 20 and 27.
    April 13, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Registration open for NIU art, jazz and theater camps

    Theater, visual arts and instrumental jazz are on the summer camp agenda at Northern Illinois University.
    April 13, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Loans available for U of I students

    The Elmberg Student Loan Program offers student loans to this year’s DeKalb County high school graduates or former graduates who are planning to atten ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Kishwaukee College, NIU sign tech program transfer agreement

    DeKALB – Officials from Kishwaukee College and Northern Illinois University recently signed an agreement to create a transfer program between the scho ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Heroes discussion group coming to DeKalb High School

    A group from the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Academy has started “Heroes @ Your School,” a comic book and graphic novel discussion group f ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • County business incubator to open July 1; applications available

    DeKALB – County officials plan to open a new business incubator by July and are now accepting applications from interested entrepreneurs.
    April 13, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • Beierlotzer appointed to state vet post

    Local DeKalb County veteran Frank Beierlotzer has been appointed Grand Chef de Train of Grande d’Illinois of La Societe Des Quarante Hommes et Huit Ch ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Love INC to hold donation drive

    Love INC (Love in the Name of Christ) will take its ministry to the Newman Center, Christ the Teacher Parish, 512 Normal Ave. in DeKalb, on April 16 a ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • DHS football player receives national award

    DeKalb High School senior Leif Williams has received the Brandon Burlsworth Character Award. This national award recognizes high school football playe ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Nonprofits gear up for Give Local campaign

    SYCAMORE – Give Local DeKalb County is putting a spotlight on the area's nonprofit organizations and giving them a way to connect with donors of all s ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:09 am
  • Sycamore flushing fire hydrants

    The city of Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants through April 21.All flushing will be ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Local health professionals create stroke support group

    DeKALB – In January 2007, Lilli Bishop and Jamie Mayer were looking for a stroke support group in or near DeKalb County for their patients. They were ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • Karate advancement

    Wolf and Maddie Cat provide a dynamic brother-sister combination punch when it comes to their dedication to Shotokan Karate as members of the Midwest ...
    April 13, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Scouts take part in leadership training

    Boy Scout Troop 2810 in Sycamore recently held their biannual troop elections, followed by leadership training at Russell Woods. The newest group of l ...
    April 13, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Author visits Jefferson Elementary

    Author Carron Brown recently visited Jefferson Elementary School in DeKab to share her “shine-a-light” stories with students. Brown is a children’s no ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:00 pm